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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ACADEMIC INTEGRITY: STRENGTHENING ACADEMIC INTEGRITY – NEW INSIGHTS


November 16-17, 2020 Podgorica, Montenegro

Over the last years, the question of academic integrity became one of the most important issues in higher education, as various forms of academic misconduct and non-ethical behavior become more visible and more frequent. We are nowadays witnessing the types of academic misconduct which are not easily understandable from both rational and ethical point sof view, such as researchers publishing false data, forging results, plagiarizing or self-plagiarizing, etc. Similarly, number of students are cheating during the exams and showing wide array of non-ethical behaviors. These and many other aspects of the academic “non-integrity”(in science and in education) are of particular interest for the international scientific community, which acknowledged this as the increaseingly relevant and internationally recognized problem.
Therefore, the main objective of the conference is to enhance scientific knowledge on the academic integrity through the interdisciplinary research-based approach which should facilitate emergence of innovative strategies forspreading the culture of academic integrity, promoting ethical behavior and preventing plagiarism and other types on non-ethical practices in academic environment and beyond.
We are proud to have some distinguished world-leading scholars as our keynote speakers:

- Dr Tricia Bertram Gallant, Director of Academic Integrity Office at the University of California, San Diego, USA.
- Prof. dr Michelle Bergadaà, International Institute for Research and Action on Academic Fraud and Plagiarism –University of Geneva, Swiss,
- Dr Sonja Bjelobaba, Senior Lecturer, Uppsala University, Sweden,
- Prof. dr Tomáš Foltýnek, Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic.

 

TOPICS

Relevant topics include, but are not limited to:

- Strategies for promoting academic integrity in Higher Education,
- The role of academic integrity policies,
- Students’ and professors’ perception of academic dishonesty in Higher Education,
- Motives/determinants of plagiarism and cheating behavior,
- The role of technology in preventing / facilitating plagiarism,
- The link between moral /personal values and academic integrity,
- Identifying contextual characteristics that influence academic dishonesty,
- Contract Cheating,
- Academic integrity in the online learning environment (in the in era of coronavirus),
- Teaching/learning academic integrity issues, e.g. ethics, moral reasoning, academic writing etc.
- Innovative strategies for preventing academic misconduct.

 

CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS

Distinguished (keynote) speakers

Share research experience and inspire new research

Develop professional network

Opportunity to publish in prestigious journal

For all the questions related to the conference participation, please contact SAI team at: sai-conference@ucg.ac.me

Depending on the situation regarding the COVID-19, the conference might be organized virtually.